Here you'll find a list of useful links to other organisations. To learn more about the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, visit their website.
An excellent advice and information site, provided and updated by CAB.
Age Concern/Help the Aged
Advice and extensive range of fact sheets on subjects relating to the elderly.
Provides specialised computer equipment to people with disabilities.
Advice and support to those dealing with dementia.
Free telephone debt counselling for self-employed people and small businesses.
Citizens Advice Bureau, National Association of (NACAB)
You will find one in most towns. CABx give free, practical, up-to-date advice.
Consumer Credit Counselling Service
Registered charity. Free and confidential service, providing counselling to help achieve realistic solutions to debt problems, avoid bankruptcy and learn to handle money.
Counsel and Care
Provides an advice service on care at home, residential care and nursing homes, community care and financial help.
Elderly Accommodation Counsel
The EAC is a charity, providing a free service to help older people make their own choices about where they live, and any care or support services they need.
Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities
Employment service for job seekers & employers. Good first point of contact, can offer advice to people who have become newly disabled.
Information resource for dementia sufferers and their carers.
Charity provider of services for disabled people.
Charity helping people receiving the mobility component of DLA to purchase/hire vehicles.
Free, confidential advice to help resolve debt problems.
Office of Fair Trading
Promotes and protects consumers' interests.
Parkinson's Disease Society
Confidential counselling to achieve realistic solutions to debt problems.
Aims to improve the lives of everyone affected by severe mental illness.
The welfare rights website for advice workers.
Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB)
Provides advice, assistance and information on benefits, equipment, employment and support.
Royal National Institute for the Deaf (RNID)
RNID is the largest charity representing the nine million deaf and hard of hearing people in the UK.
Charity working with people with cerebral palsy.
Skill (National Bureau for Students with Disabilities)
Skill promotes opportunities for young people and adults with any kind of disability in post -16 education, training and employment across the UK.
Stair lifts Prices
An independent website with information about different types of stair lifts and their relative merits, with further links to sites of stair lift providers.
National horticultural charity that exists to enable disadvantaged, disabled and older people to participate fully in the social and economic life of the community.
Warm Front Scheme
Grants to help pay for heating and insulation for people on income or disability related benefits.
A Company Limited by Guarantee (Company No.130981)
Registered Office: 3 Birdcage Walk, London SW1H 9JJ
Registered Charity No. 209465